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#Fertility treatment

# fertility-treatment - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

The Explainer x Noteworthy: Why are people still paying thousands for fertility treatment?
# Funding Fertility
# Funding Fertility

The Explainer x Noteworthy: Why are people still paying thousands for fertility treatment?

Updated Jan 5th 2022, 7:05 AM 11,752 Views 7 Comments

Noteworthy’s Maria Delaney tells Susan Daly about how the private fertility sector is making millions as patients are left in debt.

# fertility-treatment - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

'Wild West': Private fertility sector making millions as patients left in debt
# Investigation
# Investigation

'Wild West': Private fertility sector making millions as patients left in debt

Dec 14th 2021, 12:05 AM 33,869 Views 13 Comments
  • Noteworthy reveals numerous decisions have not been finalised on long-promised public IVF services
  • Reporter Maria Delaney finds people are using house deposits to pay for fertility treatment
  • A lack of legislation is leaving Ireland a ‘Wild West’ when it comes to treatment provision

# fertility-treatment - Sunday 11 July, 2021

Concern for parents as international surrogacy still missing from new legislation
# Parent Rights
# Parent Rights

Concern for parents as international surrogacy still missing from new legislation

Jul 11th 2021, 7:30 AM 16,174 Views 33 Comments

Advocates warn of ongoing impact to families if international and retrospective surrogacy not addressed soon.

# fertility-treatment - Friday 9 November, 2018

Michelle Obama speaks about having a miscarriage and conceiving her children using IVF
# First Lady
# First Lady

Michelle Obama speaks about having a miscarriage and conceiving her children using IVF

Nov 9th 2018, 1:08 PM 40,843 Views 51 Comments

The former first lady says women need to be open with other about their bodies.

# fertility-treatment - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Fertility treatment: 'There may be no happy ending, but we wouldn't change anything'
# Book Extract
# Book Extract

Fertility treatment: 'There may be no happy ending, but we wouldn't change anything'

Jul 30th 2017, 3:00 PM 7,455 Views 16 Comments

Sadly, science does not yet have all the answers, writes Professor Mary Wingfield.

# fertility-treatment - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Landmark: First pregnancy using innovative fertility treatment in Ireland
# Sperm Extraction
# Sperm Extraction

Landmark: First pregnancy using innovative fertility treatment in Ireland

Jun 2nd 2016, 6:05 AM 15,249 Views 6 Comments

The Cork Fertility Centre has announced the breakthrough.

# fertility-treatment - Monday 1 February, 2016

Struggling to conceive? State funding could soon cover the cost of fertility treatments
# TRYING FOR A BABY
# TRYING FOR A BABY

Struggling to conceive? State funding could soon cover the cost of fertility treatments

Feb 1st 2016, 11:54 AM 14,649 Views 61 Comments

Funding will be made available as part of a bill due to be published in the first half of 2016.

# fertility-treatment - Friday 9 October, 2015

Lovely photo of baby girl surrounded by IVF syringes goes viral
# Fertility Treatment
# Fertility Treatment

Lovely photo of baby girl surrounded by IVF syringes goes viral

Oct 9th 2015, 9:09 PM 29,653 Views 57 Comments

The image has prompted an outpouring of heartfelt messages from other parents who have conceived through IVF.

# fertility-treatment - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Quadruplets born to 65-year-old woman to leave hospital within days
# Germany
# Germany

Quadruplets born to 65-year-old woman to leave hospital within days

Aug 18th 2015, 9:39 AM 25,003 Views 26 Comments

Annegret Raunigk’s (65) pregnant sparked controversy in Germany.

# fertility-treatment - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

The Rotunda's fertility clinic has been sold off to an Australian company
# Eggs In One Basket
# Eggs In One Basket

The Rotunda's fertility clinic has been sold off to an Australian company

Dec 24th 2014, 5:26 PM 14,805 Views 17 Comments

The deal was worth a total of €6 million and the hospital wants to use its share towards new facilities.

# fertility-treatment - Monday 27 February, 2012

Study finds young women have egg-producing stem cells after all
# Fertility
# Fertility

Study finds young women have egg-producing stem cells after all

Feb 27th 2012, 10:15 AM 2,047 Views 2 Comments

Doctors had believed women were born with all of the eggs they would ever have, but new research suggests young women could produce new eggs.

# fertility-treatment - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Column: ‘Deep down, I am still angry at the unfairness of it all’
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: ‘Deep down, I am still angry at the unfairness of it all’

Aug 30th 2011, 7:41 AM 967 Views 7 Comments

Helen Browne describes her experience of infertility, and asks for people to be more sensitive to this painful condition.

# fertility-treatment - Wednesday 3 November, 2010

Babies born through IVF may have twice the risk of cerebral palsy
# Living
# Living

Babies born through IVF may have twice the risk of cerebral palsy

Nov 3rd 2010, 1:43 PM 607 Views 0 Comments

New research shows that the treatment itself may double the risk.